Presidential Election tribunal grants Atiku permission to inspect Election materialss

Supreme Court

The Presidential Election Tribunal has granted Atiku Abubakar, permission to inspect and obtain Certified True Copy (CTC) of election materials used in the conduct of the February 23 presidential election.

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The Justice Abdul Aboki-led tribunal also ordered INEC to make available all documents and electoral materials used for the election for the purpose of the inspection, The Guardian reports

In the unanimous ruling on the ex-parte motion filed by the PDP Presidential Candidate, Atiku Abubakar, and the party, the tribunal, however, refused the applicants prayers for scanning, forensic analysis of the election materials.

The tribunal also refused to direct INEC to make available all polling documents for forensic analysis as requested by the applicants.

The tribunal, in addition, refused to order the electoral body to permit forensic experts of Applicants to examine form EC48 and other relevant forms used for the election.